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Tex-Mex Restaurants near South Congress and South First in Austin, $10-$25

5 results Tex-Mex South Congress and South First $10-$25 Show Map

A El Mercado South

Tex-MexSouth Congress and South First$10-$25

Mystery Mondays are the staple at this Tex-Mex restaurant – perfect for those avoiding nearby South Congress chaos. Every week, Christine Albert and Bill Kirchen join a surprise guest in what usually turns out to be an unrehearsed yet can’t-be-missed jam session loved by locals. During the rest of the week, the all-ages (and dog-friendly) patio stage is frequented by country, blues, and rock & roll staples in the Austin scene.

1302 S. First, 512/447-7445

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B Fresa's Chicken al Carbon

Tex-MexSouth Congress and South First$10-$25

Dine in or grab a delicious whole chicken to go from the walk-up window at this Bouldin Creek outpost. There's a full bar, plus agua frescas.

1703 S. First, 512/992-2946

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C Guero's Taco Bar

Tex-MexSouth Congress and South First$10-$25

Located in the old Austin Seed & Feed building, Güero's has moved into the top tier of Austin institutions without compromising the food. Have your breakfast in the oak garden.

1412 S. Congress, 512/447-7688

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D Little Mexico Restaurant

Tex-MexSouth Congress and South First$10-$25

One of our favorite things to do is enjoy a chile relleno or a plate of carne guisada and listen to the mariachi bands that play here weekly.

2304-A S. First, 512/462-2188

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E Polvos

Interior Mexican, Tex-MexSouth Congress and South First$10-$25

If you're out early, swing by for breakfast tacos starting at 7am. It's either the solid Tex-Mex complemented by the bottomless salsa bar or the pitchers of frozen margaritas that draw them in for lunch and dinner.

2004 S. First, 512/441-5446

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